Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch News

Professor Layton, Ni No Kuni developer Level-5 announces work on new PlayStation 4 game

Japanese developer Level-5, creator of the Professor Layton series and the excellent Studio Ghibli collaboration Ni No Kuni, has confirmed it is working on a new PlayStation 4 game.

Company boss Akihiro Hino revealed the project during an interview with Japanese site Nikkei Trendy (translated by Gematsu).

"It's still in the planning stages, but we are also working on a PlayStation 4 title," Hino teased. "We might be able to announce it soon."

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Update: Ni No Kuni downloads should be working properly now. The PlayStation Europe Twitter account stated, "If you purchased it this morning or pre-ordered, visit the Store & make a free purchase of the game to receive the second part of the download."

Ni No Kuni PS3 demo confirmed for this week

Ni No Kuni PS3 demo confirmed for this week

UPDATE: It's out in Europe on Wednesday.

Update: The demo will be out here on Wednesday - it is confirmed by Namco Bandai.

The demo offers up two levels and two bosses: Guardian of the Woods and Moltaan.

Original story: Be spirited away from a dreary December this week with a scrumptious demo-dollop of PS3 game Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch.

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Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch - Wizard's Edition announced

A lavish special edition of bewitching PlayStation 3 RPG Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch is on its way, publisher Namco Bandai has announced.

Dubbed Wizard's Edition, it includes a 300+ page hardback copy of the spellbook that protagonist Oliver uses in the game, a plush doll of companion character Drippy and exclusive Goldenmite and Golden Drongo DLC familiars.

Pre-order the set from participating retailers and you'll snag two further familiars exclusive to the Western release: Flutterby and Griffy.

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Ni No Kuni UK release date announced

PlayStation 3 exclusive Japanese role-playing game Ni No Kuni launches in the UK on 25th January 2013, Namco Bandai has announced.

Publisher Namco Bandai is localising the Studio Ghibli and Level-5 collaboration, adding English voices and subtitles in French, Italian, German and Spanish.

The game also includes the original Japanese voiceover, which you'll be able to listen to with English subtitles.

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PS3 exclusive JRPG Ni No Kuni out in Europe Q1 2013

PS3 exclusive JRPG Ni No Kuni out in Europe Q1 2013

With English and original Japanese voiceover.

PlayStation 3 exclusive Japanese role-playing game Ni No Kuni launches in Europe in Q1 2013.

Publisher Namco Bandai is localising the Studio Ghibli and Level-5 collaboration, adding English voices and subtitles in French, Italian, German and Spanish.

The game also includes the original Japanese voiceover, which you'll be able to listen to with English subtitles.

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Ni No Kuni gets Western release

Gorgeous Level-5/Ghibli RPG localised.

Impossibly lovely Level-5/Studio Ghibli collaboration Ni No Kuni is heading West, according to a GameStop report.

18 unannounced Vita games set for TGS

18 unannounced Vita games set for TGS

Plus three unannounced PS3 games.

18 unannounced PlayStation Vita games will be playable at the Tokyo Game Show, Sony has announced.

Three unannounced PlayStation 3 games will also be playable, Andriasang reports.

The Vita games confirmed as being playable at Sony's PlayStation Vita Zone are:

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Level-5 shows Ni no Kuni hardback

DS RPG gets biggest game manual ever?

Level-5's forthcoming DS RPG Ni no Kuni will come bundled with a fully-illustrated hardback that will serve as a reference guide to the game's puzzles.